Carrefour, Chinese tech giant Tencent form alliance

The group said it will also accelerate its online development, aiming for a 20 per cent market share in French online food sales, and open at least 2,000 new neighbourhood outlets in its French home market in coming years. Earlier this month , Carre... More..

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Serena Williams named in USA Fed Cup team to play Netherlands
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Serena Williams named in USA Fed Cup team to play Netherlands

The title defence comes after a disappointing time Down Under for Venus and Vandeweghe, who were knocked out in the first round alongside a series of U.S. The fourth member of the team will be announced next we...More..

Philadelphia approves 'supervised injection' of heroin, different medicine amid opioid epidemic
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Philadelphia approves 'supervised injection' of heroin, different medicine amid opioid epidemic

The city's health commissioner, Thomas Farley, does not yet have details about how such sites would be run, who would run them, or who would pay for them, looking instead to solicit for proposals from private a...More..

Aly Raisman Wants Investigation Into Team USA's Handling Of Sex Abuse
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Aly Raisman Wants Investigation Into Team USA's Handling Of Sex Abuse

Nassar pleaded guilty to assaulting seven people in Ingham County, but the sentencing hearing has been open to anyone who said they were a victim. He is accused of abuse by over 150 women, many of whom have...More..

Are e-cigarettes safer than cigarettes? We still don't know for sure
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Are e-cigarettes safer than cigarettes? We still don't know for sure

There is conclusive evidence that replacing combustible cigarettes with e-cigarettes reduces exposure to many toxicants and carcinogens. Furthermore, while the use of e-cigarettes can help adults to stop ...More..

Year-old NC girl dies just days after flu diagnosis
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Year-old NC girl dies just days after flu diagnosis

After returning home, Emily's breathing difficulty increased. Just as Mr. Nathan explained how risky this disease is, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had also let out an alert due to the 30 d...More..

President Buhari pledges to focus on infrastructure, security in 2018
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

President Buhari pledges to focus on infrastructure, security in 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari is now meeting with chieftains of the All Progressives' Congress (APC), led by former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and Osun State governor, Chief Bisi Akande. Accordin...More..

Urgent appeal for blood issued
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Urgent appeal for blood issued

The American Red Cross says the need for blood has gone from urgent to critical. It is a seasonal shortage that can be due to a combination of factors, Wilkes said. January is National Blood Donor Month and t...More..

Arizona mom's flu symptoms turn out to be flesh-eating disease
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Arizona mom's flu symptoms turn out to be flesh-eating disease

People are more prone to serious infections when they're sick with the flu because one's immune system is weakened, said Dr. An Arizona woman who was misdiagnosed with the flu is battling a unsafe flesh-e...More..

Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet vote yes to end government shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet vote yes to end government shutdown

The shutdown took effect Saturday on the one-year anniversary of the president's inauguration, but the White House maintains that Trump came out the victor in the GOP's standoff with Democrats. "I think that ...More..

Trump's in 'excellent' cardiac health? Heart specialists disagree
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump's in 'excellent' cardiac health? Heart specialists disagree

Donald Trump has visited a golf club on about a quarter of the days he has been president , figures suggest. Trump, the doctor said, asked for the cognitive test to answer his critics and attempt to quell...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

WWE Raw 25 Returns: The Undertaker, Stone Cold, Chris Jericho Appearing Monday

Chants of "Thank you Vince " quickly turned to "a-hole" as he thanked himself and no one else for the show's success. It's been almost two years since Stone Cold last showed up on WWE TV. The Miz then landed...More..

1450 people evacuated from London hotel and nightclub after gas main ruptures
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

1450 people evacuated from London hotel and nightclub after gas main ruptures

The fire service notes that the railway station Charing Cross was also closed as a precautionary measure. Charing Cross station is also closed owing to the leak, according to Network Rail staff. The Strand, a...More..

'Welcome to New York' trailer is out!
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

'Welcome to New York' trailer is out!

Boman Irani and Lara Dutta. The film, touted to be India's first laugh riot in 3D, has been directed by Chakri Toleti. The nearly two-and-a-half-minute trailer also uses footage of actual IIFA awards held in NY...More..

What We Do in the Shadows Pilot Ordered by FX
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

What We Do in the Shadows Pilot Ordered by FX

However, when he spoke about the long-rumored project previous year, Waititi suggested that an idea was to essentially do a TV show version of the film but set it in the United States. Clement and Waititi co-...More..

Arsenal ready to break transfer record for Aubameyang
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Arsenal ready to break transfer record for Aubameyang

Arsenal officials have been snapped in Germany after flying-in to try and finalise a potential £55m swoop for Borussia Dortmund hitman Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to the Mirror . He added: "I expec...More..

Arab Coalition Supporting Legitimacy in Yemen launches Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations in Yemen
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Arab Coalition Supporting Legitimacy in Yemen launches Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations in Yemen

The Coalition calls upon the United Nations and the worldwide community to continue to support and develop the UNVIM, located in Djibouti, to prevent the Iranian backed Houthi militias from continuing to smuggl...More..

Retailers lock up Tide pods after risky social media challenge
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Retailers lock up Tide pods after risky social media challenge

A college student in Utah was taken to the hospital over the weekend after ingesting a Tide Pod. "You want to have a real challenge?" What happens when you eat Tide Pods? Alfred Aleguas, Managing Director...More..

Conspiracy theories about Trump's weight are becoming gratuitous
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Conspiracy theories about Trump's weight are becoming gratuitous

After White House doctor Ronny Jackson ran through the results of President Trump's annual physical , reporters peppered him with questions about Trump's weight, eating and exercise habits and, yes, ev...More..

What we learned about Trump's health today from his doctor
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

What we learned about Trump's health today from his doctor

Noting that the physical tests showed Mr Trump had "above-age exercise capacity based on age and sex", Dr Jackson said Mr Trump benefitted from a "lifetime of abstinence from tobacco and alcohol". Jacks...More..

Teenage Boy Dies After Surgery to Remove Giant Tumor From Face
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Teenage Boy Dies After Surgery to Remove Giant Tumor From Face

For 12 years, Emanuel Zayas battled a medical condition called polyostotic fibrous dysplacia, an illness which causes developmentally certain bones to become soft. He added that his team's hopes of allowing...More..

Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Trump's Physical Results Indicate Heart Disease
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Trump's Physical Results Indicate Heart Disease

While presidents are not required to have a physical or release the results , it has become standard practice. As a result, the president can boast a reasonable 122/74 blood pressure and solid circulatory ...More..

2 flu deaths in San Mateo County, 5 in Santa Clara County
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

2 flu deaths in San Mateo County, 5 in Santa Clara County

Threlkeld. "(The flu) comes every year, sometimes later and sometimes earlier, and this year, it's hitting early in January". This year's flu season has ramped up to epidemic proportions, with 30 pediatric de...More..

Trump Got A Perfect Score On A Cognitive Assessment Test
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump Got A Perfect Score On A Cognitive Assessment Test

Jackson examined the president's head, ears, nose, and throat and found nothing wrong. Trump received the assessment as release of the book " Fire and Fury ", a gossip-laden inside account of his presidency, ...More..

Tennys the victor as Thiem exits Open
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Tennys the victor as Thiem exits Open

The Romanian has reached the last eight at Melbourne Park for the third time and will next face the victor of the all-Czech showdown between Karolina Pliskova and Barbora Strycova. Before becoming the first Ame...More..

Loya death serious issue, says SC, transfers all cases to itself
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Loya death serious issue, says SC, transfers all cases to itself

On January 16, a Bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Mohan M. Shantanagoudar recused themselves from hearing the PILs. Judge Loya died of heart attack on December 1, 2014, while on a visit to Nagpur, where he...More..

Bale: Madrid getting back to our best
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Bale: Madrid getting back to our best

Luka Modric struck from distance, and a Cristiano Ronaldo double and another Nacho goal completed the scoring. Barcelona are enjoying a far better season than their La Liga rivals as they sit at the top o...More..

Celebrate the gift of school choice in Colorado, US
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Celebrate the gift of school choice in Colorado, US

It will be the largest series of education-related events and activities in US history. National School Choice Week provides parents with an opportunity to evaluate the education options available for their c...More..

Women too embarrassed to take cancer test
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Women too embarrassed to take cancer test

This is according to a new report from Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust , which has indicated that 35 percent of young women are embarrassed to attend smear tests because of their body shape, while 31 percent said t...More..

Porn star Olivia Lua found dead in Hollywood rehab facility
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Porn star Olivia Lua found dead in Hollywood rehab facility

The facility where Lua died has not been identified beyond the reports that it was in West Hollywood. According to the Daily Star , LA Direct Models confirmed her demise. Shyla Stylez, 35, died in November w...More..